Applications are being accepted for a position on the Historical Buildings and Sites Commission. This is a four-year appointment.
The committee’s purpose is to review proposed alterations to any Historic District or designated structure in the Urban Growth Boundary; to promote the community historic preservation; to advise other interested agencies on matters related to historic preservation; and to identify areas of archeological significance and buildings of historic or archeological significance. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and be a resident of the City of Grants Pass.
This position is for a representative who is either a licensed designer or architect or retired licensed designer or architect, or, if no candidate is available who is either a licensed designer or architect, the Mayor and City Council may appoint a representative with similar credentials, with preference given to those candidates with historic preservation experience and training.
Applications are available at the City Administration Office, 101 N.W. A Street, or online at www.grantspassoregon.gov/committee-application. Applications must be received no later than 5 p.m. Friday, May 6, 2022. Applications will be reviewed by the commission Thursday, May 12, 2022. Applicants will be interviewed by the Council at the Council Workshop Monday, May 16, 2022. Appointments will be made by the Council at the City Council meeting on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.